FINAL Day To Enter #YouAndWho For Two BMW 320is: Details Here

Did You Know: “Crazy Little Thing Called Love” By Queen

On ‘Tickets @ 2′ this afternoon listen for “Crazy Little Thing Called Love” by Queen.

Freddie Mercury wrote it while Queen was touring Germany. The idea came to him while taking a bubble bath in his room at the Munich Hilton. Peter Hince, the head of Queen’s road crew, recalled to Mojo magazine in September 2009: “The idea for the song came to him while bathing. He grabbed a guitar emerging from the bath and worked out the chords there and then.”

It sounded more like Elvis than Queen. It was a different sound for the group, and fans loved it, charting at the top of the chart at #1!

When we play it between two and three we’ll take caller # 7 at 1-800-232-KRTH (5784) to win a pair of tickets to see the classic musical “Singin’ In The Rain,” performed by the Pacific Symphony Thursday May 9th at the Segerstrom Concert Hall.

More from Jim Carson

More From K-EARTH 101

K-EARTH Surf Pig
28 Free Things To Do in L.A.
Totally 80s Friday Night

Listen Live